Kongzi Online

Incremental Reading in Kongzi Online

As I was looking into SM-2 today and other algorithms, I decided to take a look at what SuperMemo was discussing with what it calls “Incremental Reading”. According to the SuperMemo Web Page, there are five basic steps to Incremental Reading. importing articles to SuperMemo reading articles and decomposing articles into manageable pieces converting most…

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The new algorithm for Kongzi isn’t really a new algorithm, it is a variation on “prefer unknown cards” from Desktop Kongzi, which was generally the most useful way to use the program. Modeled after Physical Flashcards When I teach kids English I give them a colorful little plastic box and a series of laminated index…

I switched to Gentoo on September 1st

I’m liking the new Gentoo. I almost went with Slackware, Puppy, or Devuan. Why Gentoo? It’s something of an experiment. Perhaps, a permanent experiment. Here’s a quote from a Gentoo forum which struck some resonance with me. It’s not a particulartly important quote, it didn’t influence my decision, but it left me with a good…